1st announcement - Focus on Forestry Conference
20 December, 2016
Focus on Forestry 2017 is a larger and improved conference, exhibition and demo, aimed at the entire forestry value chain, and caters for forestry role-players from across the Africa. It still however caters primarily for the forestry manager, contractor and related role-players.
“Caution should be taken before characterizing horse skidding as backwards”
5 December, 2016
The use of horses to drag logs has largely been a niche activity in small-scale forestry since the advent of heavy machinery, but researchers are intrigued by an area where it continues to this day on a truly industrial scale. That region is Chihuahua, Mexico, where locals work in large-scale...